Docip's Weekly News No. 204
JUNE 7 - 13, 2020
UNFCCC: June Momentum for Climate Change - a series of online events
June 1 - 10, 2020, English
Act For Nature Global Online Forum
June 7 - 10, 2020, English
Indigenous Peoples and Covid-19 in Latin America: vulnerabilities and resistance
June 9, 2020, 4:00-5:00PM UTC/GMT Spanish
2nd Open informal consultation of the OEIWG on transnational corporations and human rigths
June 12, 2020, 8:00AM UTC/GMT English
Webinar: Racism and Pandemic
June 12, 2020, 3:00PM UTC/GMT Spanish
Gathering of Indigenous Peoples on the Capitalist Crisis of Covid-19
June 13, 2020, 4:00PM UTC/GMT English, Spanish, French
Please note: Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, most UN meetings in Geneva and New York are still postponed or cancelled. We are publishing virtual events here and on our Facebook page. If you know of any upcoming event, please write to pascal.angst(at)docip.org or use our contact form. Thank you!
Please visit these sources for further information on the Covid-19:
Nomination of Human Rights Defenders for the Martin Ennals Award 2021
Call for inputs: Report of the Special Rapporteur on the impact of COVID-19 on Indigenous Peoples
UPR-Info: call for applications for Pre-Sessions 36
- Deadline (extended for Croatia, Bulgaria, Maldives, and Marshall Islands): June 15, 2020
Call for inputs: UN report on Internal displacement in the context of the slow-onset adverse effects of climate change
Call for inputs: Joint questionnaire of special procedures - Protecting human rights during and after the COVID-19
Call for written submissions to the EMRIP 13 pre-session
July 7 - 16, 2020, UNHQ, New York, USA
SOCIAL NETWORK NEWS
The 13th session of the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples has been postponed to take place from 30 November to 4 December, 2020 due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
- There will be a closed virtual 2-hours pre-session at the end of June. Part of this pre-session will be recorded and published.
- There is a call for written submissions to the pre-session, open until June 22, 2020.
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